Career Day - School of Biomedical Informatics

SBMI Career Day


Thursday, March 19
From 9a to 5:30pm

Sarofim Research Building Robertson Auditorium & Atrium
1825 Pressler Street
Houston, TX 77030

Students and alumni prepare for your next career in Health Informatics. You’re invited to the SBMI 2015 Career Day!

  • Develop professional networking skills
  • Discover professional business interview etiquette
  • Decipher what employers expect from you
  • Discuss employment potential with employers in the field


Please review Chapter 3 of Sheryl Dawson’s e-book, “Job Search: The Total System,” available for download here.

Registration closes on Friday, March 13th.

Planned Activities 


  • Concept of linkage
  • Developing an A+ Resume
  • LinkedIn and Social Media
  • Interviews Presentations/Practice
  • Meet and Greet Employers in the field

Guest Speaker: Sheryl Dawson


Sheryl DawsonSheryl Dawson, CEO of Dawson Consulting Group, is an accomplished strategist in talent management and career development consulting, having assisted organizations across a wide range of industries achieve their talent acquisition and development goals.  Her areas of expertise include assessment for selection and development, leadership development, and career planning and transition coaching.  Her firm has helped tens of thousands of transitioning individuals achieve better jobs for better pay. 

She is co-author of the proven resource, Job Search: The Total System, now in its 4th edition.  She serves on the Advisor Board for UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics.

SBMI Career Day Agenda

9a - 10a Registration & free headshots IMM Atrium
10a - 10:30a Concepts of Linkage Robertson Auditorium
10:30a - 11:30a Resumes A+ Robertson Auditorium
11:30a - 12p Lunch IMM Atrium
12p - 1p LinkedIn & Social Media Robertson Auditorium
1p - 2p Interviewing presentation Robertson Auditorium
2:15p - 3:30p Interviewing practice IMM Breakout Rooms
3:30p - 5:30p Visit with employers & free headshots IMM Atrium